No tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi after 4.1 preliminary magnitude Kīlauea earthquake
There is no tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi after a preliminary 4.1 magnitude earthquake located in the southwest rift zone of the Kīlauea Volcano on Hawaiʻi Island. The quake occurred at around 2:13 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 3, 2022.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center say no tsunami is expected, but some areas may have experienced shaking.
The USGS reports the quake was located near the following locations:
- Pāhala, Hawaiʻi, 8.1 km (5 mi) W
- Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiʻi, 62.3 km (38.7 mi) NE
- Hilo, Hawaiʻi, 66.8 km (41.5 mi) NNE
- Kailua-Kona, Hawaiʻi, 79.1 km (49.1 mi) NW
- Honolulu, Oʻahu, 346.9 km (215.6 mi) NW
*More information will be added as it becomes available.